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[China, Czech Republic, Russia] Czech president says Putin ‘forbids’ Lavrov from smoking, jokes about ‘liquidating’ journalists

All three were carrying on a running joke from a visit to Moscow in 2015, when Zeman greeted Lavrov in public, pointing out that he’d already seen the Russian Foreign Minister in the smoking room with Putin publicly urging his leading diplomat to give up
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added May 15, 2017 15:13
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[China, Czech Republic] Czechia’s Zeman jokes about Putin’s 'smoking ban,' 'liquidating journalists' in meeting with Russian officials

During the "One Belt, One Road" forum in the Chinese capital Beijing, he told Lavrov "You are smoker just like me, Minister Lavrov – but your President forbids it." The response of the Russian President came quick. "I don't recommend it!" Putin said. "I
Daily Sabah (tr)
added May 15, 2017 15:11
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[Czech Republic] LN: Czech restaurants trying to soften anti-smoking law impact

Czech restaurant owners are trying to moderate the impact of the law banning smoking in their establishments as of May 31, daily Lidove noviny (LN) writes yesterday. The legislation will apply to some 30,000 pubs, restaurants, cafes and other catering es
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 4, 2017 17:56
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[Czech Republic] Czech president, chain-smoker, approves smoking ban in bars

President Milos Zeman has put to an end the Czech Republic's status of one of the last havens for tobacco smokers in Europe. Zeman, a chain smoker, signed into law on Tuesday a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes after it was approved by both hous
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 14, 2017 19:42
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech MEP: EU should pressure Belarus over illicit tobacco trade

The European Union and its member states should pressure Belarus to combat the trade in illicit tobacco and adopt a “stick and carrot” approach with sanctions if necessary, Czech MEP Tomáš Zdechovský told EurActiv.com. Tomáš Zdechovský is a member of th
EurActiv
added Jan 26, 2017 14:50
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[Czech Republic] Czechs a step away from smoking ban in bars, restaurants

The Senate...voted 45-12 on Thursday to approve a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes. The lower house gave its green light on Dec. 9. To become effective on May 31...needs final approval: a signature from President Milos Zeman, who is a chain smo
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 19, 2017 16:08
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[Czech Republic] Only 4% of Czech attempts to give up smoking succeed

The number of Czechs trying to give up smoking is one million a year but only 4 percent of them succeed, Eva Kralikova... The success rate of the patients of the Centre for tobacco addicts, which has been operating for 12 years now, is ten times higher, s
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 12, 2017 18:12
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[Czech Republic] Elections, ban on smoking in restaurants ahead of Czechs in 2017

In June, a law banning smoking in restaurants may take effect if passed by the Senate and signed by President Milos Zeman.
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 3, 2017 06:56
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[Czech Republic] Lawmakers in lower house approve anti-smoking bill

Last Friday, the country took a major step forward, passing a bill at last. Protected will be non-smokers, including for example, personnel at restaurants and pubs who were in danger daily from second-hand smoke. The only place consumers will be allowed
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Dec 12, 2016 15:47
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[Czech Republic] Czechs weary of being haven for smokers, eye ban for bars

The lower house of the nation's Parliament's lower house voted 118 - 23 on Friday to approve a smoking ban in bars, restaurants and cafes. Electronic cigarettes are excluded from the ban, but it applies to regular cigarettes in all indoor spaces.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 9, 2016 23:17
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